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Power steering noisy only when cold
1999 Acura TL

Power steering noisy only when cold

(1999 Acura TL)
in the morning upon the 1st start up the power steering makes loud noise which subsides to some degree once vehicle warms up.
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of Wray's Auto Service on March 31, 2015
Owner: We may have an economical solution for that symptom, which involves replacement of an o-ring, but we would have to see your vehicle to give you a quote, or show you how to make the repair.
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of Wray's Auto Service on March 31, 2015
Owner: We may have an economical solution for that symptom, which involves replacement of an o-ring, but we would have to see your vehicle to give you a quote, or show you how to make the repair.
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on March 31, 2015
check fluid level (BEFORE) starting when cold in AM. AND get with the shop in reply # 1, suction side o-ring is common to leak air into system ,causing noise. MUCH more economical than pump or other misdiagnosis!
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